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irresponsible
used in Lonesome Dove

2 uses
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Definition
a lack of concern about consequences
  • Some might think it irresponsible—Captain Call, for one, certainly would—but he could not stand all night in chunking distance of Lorena and not go see her.
    Chapters 15-16 (4% in)
  • It seemed very irresponsible of Clara to simply leave him with the child.
    Chapters 81-82 (84% in)

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